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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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eucalyptus citradora

192 days ago by REO

I was in the Seychelles last week for a wedding. a family member gave me a pi...

5 191 days ago
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swing and spindle size spindle

193 days ago by Nubsnstubs

I have a question for the machine guru’s. At what swing does a 1”...

6 192 days ago
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Good Read

193 days ago by Wildwood

If you are thinking about getting into turning, have a look at this book. Mi...

4 193 days ago
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Salted box elder

194 days ago by TechTeacher

I have some spalted box elder pen blanks that I cut up a year or two ago. I n...

0 194 days ago
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I dont know how to finish this thing..HELP!!

198 days ago by NaptownWood

Its found wood, boosted wood really. Someone had cut down a tree, and they we...

5 198 days ago
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where to purchase rubber jam chuck

201 days ago by Knudoc

I just purchase the Carter Perfect Sphere Tool and the YouTube video shows mo...

2 200 days ago
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Scrap wood for turning

202 days ago by popeyekris

I recently purchased a new lathe. My question is, I have all sorts of scrap ...

9 202 days ago
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Delta LA200 Midi Lathe Belt replacement

364 days ago by justinwdemoss

I am throwing this out to the web in an effort to help others who have the De...

3 202 days ago
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HSS Turning Tools (Follow-up Question)...

205 days ago by ScrubPlane

As I watch more and more turning videos I notice that while most of the demon...

5 204 days ago
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turning ebony

436 days ago by trz

Any tips or hints on turning ebony spindles? Beside using sharp tool!

5 205 days ago
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New Inexpensive Chucks

206 days ago by Wildwood

Looking at my new Grizzly catalog found these chuck which have not seen befor...

0 206 days ago
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Problems with lines when sanding

218 days ago by Thuzmund

Hi all, So I have noticed a scary pattern: often, as I sand, I leave ligh...

19 207 days ago
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208 days ago by coachmancuso

Happy new year to all and their families . May everyone have a great woodwork...

1 208 days ago
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Looking forward to next year holidays

208 days ago by Wildwood

Another year of turning ornaments is over this year was bells and birdhouses....

0 208 days ago
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Are these basic Delta chisels worth owning?

210 days ago by mnguy

I have never turned before, but am definitely moving toward buying a lathe in...

17 209 days ago
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Speed selector fell apart

210 days ago by kmetzger

The handle for the speed selector assembly on our school’s Jet lathe 14...

5 209 days ago
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Turnings coming out oval shaped

215 days ago by JADobson

So I turned a pen for a Christmas present and once I put it together I notice...

18 210 days ago
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Pen Making HELP Needed

213 days ago by summerfi

My daughter has gotten into pen making on her mini-lathe, and she’s tur...

14 210 days ago
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speed control switch on Jet Lathe

211 days ago by rlrobinhood

Hi all, I found a used Jet Lathe, much like this one The speed control ...

5 211 days ago
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disappointed in Woodcrafts seam ripper kit

247 days ago by jeff

turned a seam ripper kit this evening and the rubber O rings will not fit int...

10 212 days ago

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